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NFI, Ocean Spray Expand Partnership in Lehigh Valley

The 980,000-square-foot distribution center currently under construction will fulfill needs for Ocean Spray’s local manufacturing facility.

NFI, a supply chain company headquartered in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, is announced an expanding partnership with Ocean Spray in the Lehigh Valley, Penn.

NFI and Ocean Spray are continuing a partnership of 13 years with a new distribution operation in the Lehigh Valley, Penn. The 980,000-square-foot distribution center currently under construction will fulfill needs for Ocean Spray’s local just-in-time manufacturing facility. Construction broke ground on the distribution center in July 2013 and completion of the project is scheduled for the summer of 2014.

Edward Poloway, Ocean Spray Operations & Supply Chain director, explains: “The volume that will be executed from this location will represent 40 percent of Ocean Spray’s total North American volume. It will be the largest distribution center operation we have anywhere in the world.”

NFI is supporting Ocean Spray’s specific needs in a space that allows flexibility based on necessity and is located in an area of economic growth and development. 

Find out more information on NFI & Ocean Spray’s partnership.

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